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1975

Backseat Driver – Melody Maker – 26th April - 1975

An interview between Phil Collins and Chris Welch for Melody Maker, published in 26th April 1975. (Many thanks to Lamia for this excellent article)

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NME – Peter Gabriel leaving feature – Phil Collins interview – 13th September - 1975

A Phil Collins interview in NME published on the 13th September 1975, a weird slant on it Tony Tyler tries his best to irritate Phil by the way I read …

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Eddie Howell – Gramophone Record – Album - 1975

Eddie Howell – Gramophone Record. This was the first album by Eddie Howell not long after he was signed to Warner Brothers, released sometime in October 1975. We have assumed …

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Gig advert – BX – Central London Polytechnic – Melody Maker – 22nd November - 1975

A debut tour before the release of Unorthodox Behaviour An advert for the gig at The Central London Polytechnic on the 28th November 1975. The advert was published in Melody …

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Gig advert – BX – City Hall – St Albans – 6th December - 1975

A gig advert printed in Melody Maker on the 6th December 1975. Brand X are supporting fellow Charisma Record stablemates – Jack The Lad. The gig was on the 6th …

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Brand X – Debut – NME – 6th December - 1975

Genesis Drummer Debut’s new group – NME 6th December 1975 Brand X info piece (many thanks to Lamia for this piece)

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Gig advert – BX – Melody Maker – 20th December - 1975

The Debut tour before Unorthodox Behaviour was released. This is a gig advert for the first Brand X show at The Marquee Club on the 22nd December 1975. The advert …

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Gig advert – BX – The Friars – Aylesbury – Melody Maker – 20th December - 1975

The debut tour before the release of Unorthodox Behaviour. An advert for the show at The Friars Club (Maxwell Hall), Aylesbury, England on the 20th December 1975. This advert was …

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Gig flyer – Brand X and Sassafras – Vale Hall – Friars – 20th December - 1975

This a flyer for Brand X and Sassafras at The Vale Hall (renamed Maxwell Hall in 1977) at the Civic Centre in Aylesbury on the 20th December 1975 which formed …

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1976

Interview – BX – Melody Maker – 10th January - 1976

Brand X are interviewed in this small piece by Karl Dallas, first published in Melody Maker on the 10th January 1976. (many thanks to M.Kenyon for this item)

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Brand X interview – Sounds 13th March - 1976

Dave Fudger interviews Phil Collins about Brand X (mostly) and a bit about Genesis First published in Sounds on the 13th March 1976 (Many thanks to Lamia for this interesting …

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Ticket – The Roundhouse – London – 30th May - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A ticket for the show at The Roundhouse in London, England on the 30th May 1976. (Kindly supplied by Chris Leet)

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Gig advert – BX – The Roundhouse – 30th May - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A gig advert for the show at The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London on the 30th May 1976. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this advert)

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Unorthodox Behaviour - 1976

This was the very first Brand X album that was released the group had started out on Island Records but never got far, at some point Phil Collins joined and …

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Interview – Phil Collins – C Welch – Melody Maker – 3rd July - 1976

Genesis’s man for all seasons! Chris Welch interviews Phil Collins who talks about Genesis and Brand X. First printed on 3rd July 1976 in Melody Maker. (Many thanks to Mark …

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Review – Unorthodox Behaviour – Melody Maker – 3rd July - 1976

Sample Brand X for quality. Chris Welch of Melody Maker reviews the Brand X album – Unorthodox Behaviour, printed in Melody Maker on the 3rd July 1976. (Many thanks to …

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Melody Maker – 3rd July – Unorthodox Behaviour advert - 1976

An advert for the Brand X album Unorthodox Behaviour, published on the 3rd July 1976 in Melody Maker.

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Ticket – Festival Of Jazz – Antibes – 24th July - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A ticket for the show at The Festival Of Jazz in Antibes, France on the 24th July 1976, with Herbie Hancock. (Many thanks to Chris Leet for this …

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Pass – The Festival Of Jazz – Antibes – 24th July - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A backstage pass for the show at The Festival Of Jazz in Antibes, France on the 24th July 1976, with Herbie Hancock. (Many thanks to Chris Leet for this …

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Gig advert – BX – Marquee gig advert – NME – 24th July - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A gig advert for the show at The Marquee Club on the 30th July 1976. Advert published in New Musical Express on the 24th July 1976. (Many …

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Brand X – Marquee review by Steve Clarke – NME – August 7th - 1976

Brand X live review – NME – 7th August 1976 Brand X with Phil Collins are reviewed at The Marquee (its believed to be the gig on the night of …

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Gig Review – BX – Marquee Club – Chris Welch – 7th August - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour Tour. Brand X – The Sign Of Quality, Melody Maker 7th August 1976. Chris Welch reviews the show performed on the 30th July 1976 at The Marquee Club, …

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Album review – BX – Collins in re – excelsis – NME – 24th August - 1976

Steve Clarke of New Musical Express, reviews the Brand X album Unorthodox Behaviour. First published on the 24th August 1976 in New Musical Express. (Many thanks to Chris Simmons for …

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Gig advert – Brand X – The Marquee – London – 26th August - 1976

A Gig advert for the Brand X gig at The Marquee in Soho, London on the 26th August 1976. The advert was published in Melody Maker on the 21st August …

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Brand X – Melody Maker 28th August – Karl Dallas - 1976

  A Band Break down ( a quick introduction about the members and their instruments ) Karl Dallas Melody Maker 28th August 1976. ( this item was spliced together electronically …

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Gig advert – Brand X – The Reading Festival – Reading – 29th August - 1976

An advert placed in Melody Maker on the 21st August 1976 for the Reading Festival on the weekend of 27th,28th,29th August 1976. Brand X’s appearance was on the 29th August …

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Ticket – The Playhouse Theatre – Edinburgh – 14th September - 1976

Unorthodox Behaviour tour A ticket for the show at The Playhouse Theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland on the 14th September 1976. Van Der Graaf Generator and Brand X. (Many thanks to …

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Interview – PC – Melody Maker – 23rd October - 1976

Phil Collins is interviewed by Chris Welch about his drumming, Genesis and Brand X. First published in Melody Maker 23rd October 1976. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this item)

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Gig advert – BX – Melody Maker 23rd October - 1976

Brand X Unorthodox Behaviour tour A gig advert for the show at The Hammersmith Odeon on 12th November 1976, Brand X are supporting Larry Coryell and Eleventh House. (Many thanks …

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NME – Brand X interviewed by Steve Clarke – 4 December - 1976

Steve Clarke of NME interviews Robin Lumley of Brand X as well as filling this feature with some research telling the reader some of the History of Brand X. First …

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1977

Interview – BX – Robin Lumley gives his top 10 studios – MM – 19th March - 1977

Melody Maker 19th March 1977, Chris Welch interviews Robin Lumley of Brand X and ask’s him what his tope ten recording studios are. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this …

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News – Brand X News – Sounds 9th April - 1977

News about Brand X and their soon to be released album – Moroccan Roll. Item published in Sounds on the 9th April 1977.

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Interview – Brand X – Moroccan Roll – Sounds 9th April - 1977

Brand X are interviewed in Sounds on the 9th April by Dave Fudger, Phil Collins is absent and his absence is explained. (many thanks to M.Kenyon)

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Review – Moroccan Roll – Sounds 9th April - 1977

Moroccan Roll is reviewed in Sounds by Dave Fudger, published on the 9th April 1977

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Live review – BX – Marquee Club – Melody Maker – 30th April - 1977

A live review of the show at The Marquee Club on the 23rd April 1977, review written by Karl Dallas and published in Melody Maker on the 30th April 1977. …

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Advert – BX – Moroccan Roll – Album – Melody Maker – 30th April - 1977

An advert for the 1977 Brand X album – Moroccan Roll, first published in Melody Maker on the 30th April 1977. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this item)

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Album review – BX – Brand X-cellent – Melody Maker – 30th April - 1977

A review of the Brand X album “Moroccan Roll”, written by Chris Welch and published in Melody Maker on the 30th April 1977. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this …

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7 Inch Single – Sun In The Night / Disco Suicide - 1977

Sun In The Night was released in 1977 we assume around the time of the Moroccan Roll album (which was released on the 21st May 1977). Side A Sun In …

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MM – Interview – Brand Xpress – 7th May - 1977

An interview with Brand X for the album Moroccan Roll, Karl Dallas interviews Brand X. First published on 7th May 1977 (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this item)

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Album Advert – BX – Melody Maker 7th May - 1977

An advert for the Brand X album Moroccan Roll published in Melody Maker on the 7th May 1977. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this item)

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Moroccan Roll - 1977

Moroccan Roll is the second album from Brand X, this one features a vocal song with Phil singing on “Sun In The Night” the rest of the album is tinged …

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Brand X – Group photo - 1977

  Brand X line up from 1977 in this photo are as follows left to right! Kenwood Dennard, John Goodsall, Morris Pert, Robin Lumley, Percy Jones

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Brand X portrait press photos - 1977

Here you will find single photos of each of the band members of Brand X 1977, the only missing photo from the collection is that of Guitarist John Goodsall.

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Ticket – BX – Bogarts – Cincinnati – 3rd July - 1977

Moroccan Roll Tour A ticket for the show at Bogarts in Cincinnati, Ohio – USA on the 3rd July 1977

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Live Stock Press Kit - 1977

Whilst Phil Collins isn’t in the promo photo he is mentioned within the press release and he drums on some tracks whilst Kenwood Denard drums on others.

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Ticket – Antibes – France – 23rd July - 1977

Moroccan Roll tour A ticket for Brand X at a Jazz Festival in Antibes in France on the 23rd July 1977, with Alphonse Mouzon and Stanley Clarke on the same …

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Review – Livestock – Brand X – reviewer Chris Welch - 1977

Chris Welch of Melody Maker reviews the Brand X live album, Livestock.  

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Gig advert – Brand X – Crystal Palace Garden Party – Melody Maker 3rd September - 1977

An advert for the gig at The Crystal Palace Garden party, advert printed in Melody Maker on the 3rd September 1977.

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Live Review Feature – Brand X – Sounds 1st October - 1977

Sounds 1st October 1977, Dave Fudger tags along with Brand X as they play two gigs in the same day 1st at Crystal Palace and the 2nd in Paris, France. …

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Single – X cerpts – 3 from Livestock plus 1 – 12 Inch promo - 1977

Brand X – Xcerpts a 12inch four track vinyl promo DJ sampler for the fourth coming Brand X album Livestock. This was released to promote the live Brand X album …

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Livestock - 1977

Tracks Nightmare Patrol (Goodsall/Dennard) -ish (Goodsall/Lumley/Pert/Collins/Jones) Euthanasia Waltz (Goodsall/Lumley/Collins/Jones) Isis Mourning Part 1 (Goodsall/Lumley/Pert/Collins/Jones) Isis Mourning Part 2 (Collins) Malaga Virgen (Jones) Credits Phil Collins: Drums Kenwood Dennard: Drums John …

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Chris Welch follows Brand X on tour – Melody Maker 17th December - 1977

Chris Welch follows and interviews Brand X on tour of the USA and he gets to speak with Hit and Run Manager Tony Smit, published in Melody Maker 17th December …

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1978

Interview – Brand X – Sounds 7th January - 1978

Brand X are interviewed and in parts reviewed in Sounds on the 7th January 1978, Interview etc conducted by Dave Fudger. (Many thanks to M.Kenyon for this Brand X piece)

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Contemporary Keyboard – Robin Lumley interview – March - 1978

Robin Lumley is interviewed for Contemporary Keyboard magazine, the interview is informative and was conducted after the Brand X tour of 1977 (in support of Moroccan Roll). Interview published in …

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Brand X – MM – New Line up – 8th April - 1978

Melody Maker 8th April 1978, Brand X to join Starship at Knebworth and they are going to record a new album. (many thanks to M.Kenyon for this)

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Ticket – Knebworth Park – Hertfordshire – 24th June - 1978

Genesis And Then There Were There tour Brand X Masques tour A ticket for the show at Knebworth Park, Hertfordshire , England on the 24th June 1978. (Many thanks to …

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Interview – Brand X – Sounds – 24th June - 1978

Brand X are interviewed and reviewed from their warm up show at Northeye Prison, John Gill of Sounds interviews the band and recollects his day with them, first published on …

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Gig advert – The Pop Festival Hague – Zuiderpark – 10th September - 1978

A gig advert for The Pop Festival of The Hague, held at Zuiderpark in the Hague – The Netherlands on the 10th September 1978. At this festival Peter Gabriel performed …

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Brand X – Masques press kit - 1978

  The press kit for the 1978 Brand X album Masques!  

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Masques - 1978

Phil Collins was absent for this album and tour mainly because of the heavy work load with the group Genesis not only did they embark on the And Then There …

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Melody Maker – 16th Sept 1978 – Masques album advert and UK tour ad - 1978

This is the Brand X advert for the album Masques (1978) and UK Tour of 1978 to promote the album. First published in Melody Maker 16th Sept 1978.

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Brand X – Tour programme 1978 - 1978

  This is a Brand X tour programme for the late 1978 tour of the UK, Peter Hammill was supporting Brand X or Brand X were supporting Peter Hammill. This …

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Ticket – BX – Newcastle City Hall – Newcastle – 24th September - 1978

Masques Tour A ticket for the show at The City Hall in Newcastle, England on the 24th September 1978. Peter Hammill is the support act. (Many thanks to Robert Wilson …

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Ticket – The Brighton Dome – Brighton – 28th September - 1978

Masques Tour A ticket for the show at The Brighton Dome – Brighton, England on the 28th September 1978. (Ticket provided by Chris Leet)

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Review – Brand X at the Bristol Hippodrome – Melody Maker – 30th September - 1978

Masques tour – A review written by Chris Welch for Melody Maker published on the 30th September 1978. Review is of the show at The Hippodrome in Bristol. (many thanks …

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Interview – Percy Jones – International Musician and Recording World – November - 1978

An interview with Brand X Bassist Percy Jones, Interview by David Lawrenson. Interview published in International Musician and Recording World – November 1978. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this …

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1979

Brand X – Gig advert – The Porterhouse – Retford – 14th Sept - 1979

An advert for the upcoming gig at The Porterhouse – Retford, Nottingham. This is an advert for the brand X 1979 product tour! Gig advert – The Porterhouse – Retford …

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Sounds – Album review – Hugh Fielder - 1979

  We cannot find a date to attribute a publishing date for this review but we understand that most album reviews are usually a week or so earlier than the …

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Melody Maker – Product – album review – John Orme - 1979

  Melody Maker (no date known but assumed it was a week before the album was released) – September 1979, Product by Brand X is reviewed by John Orme. (Many …

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Ticket – The Civic Hall – Guildford – 12th September - 1979

The Product Tour A ticket for the show at The Civic Hall in Guildford, Surrey – England on the 12th September 1979. (Many thanks to Chris Leet for this Brand …

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Product - 1979

Phil Collins returned to Brand X in part due to the fact Mike Rutherford and Tony Banks of Genesis were recording their own solo albums and Phil had time on …

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Ticket – The Venue club – London – 15th September - 1979

The Product tour A ticket for the show at The Venue Club in London, England on the 15th September 1979. (kindly provided by Chris Leet)

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Melody Maker 15th September 1979 – Product Album and tour advert - 1979

  This advert includes an advert for the single SOHO/Nobody Goes To Sweden/Pool Room Blues 12 inch and SOHO/Nobody Goes To Sweden 7 inch.

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Soho / Noddy Goes To Sweden – Pool Room Blues - 1979

Brand X – Soho – 12 Inch single A SIDE Soho B SIDE Noddy Goes To Sweden Pool Room Blues Released (as we can find an advert for this dated …

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Melody Maker – Brand x reviewed at The Venue – Paul Colbert - 1979

  Brand X are reviewed at The Venue club in London on both nights by Melody Maker journalist Paul Colbert, its assumed this review was published the following week. Note: …

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Interview – BX – Steve Gett interviews the band – Melody Maker – 22nd September - 1979

Interview – Product Album Brand X (Phil Collins) is interviewed about Product, Melody Maker 22nd sept 1979. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon)

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Melody Maker 22nd Sept – Live gig review – The Venue – London - 1979

Karl Dallas reviews the Brand X gig at The Venue London. (Thanks to NOV for providing this article)

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Laminate Pass – BX – O’keefe Centre – Toronto – 28th Sept - 1979

This is a Facility Pass for the Brand X performance at the O’keefe Centre – Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the 28th September 1979. (Image provided by Vince Ricci)

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Interview – Brand X – PC – Muzik- 3rd October - 1979

Brand X are interviewed in Muziekkrant OOR (Music Magazine OOR) on the 3rd October 1979. Many items are discussed including the 1979 album Product. (Many thanks to Jeff Kaa for …

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Interview – BX – Musicians Only – Chris Welch – 13th October - 1979

This is an interview between Chris Welch and Brand X, first published in Musicians Only on the 13th Oct 1979 Here Chris Welch interviews Brand X during their rehearsals in …

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Advert – Brand X – Product – Sounds – 27th October - 1979

An advert for the Brand X album “Product” printed in Sounds on the 27th October 1979. (Thank you to Chris Simmons for this item)

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Melody Maker – 15th December 1979 – Charisma Records thanked! - 1979

On this page of Melody Maker, Charisma Records are thanked for recommending so many artists for the Melody Maker Poll! (Many thanks to Nov for providing the item)

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1980

Melody Maker – Album review by Dave Conway - 1980

Here is a review of the album “Do They Hurt” written by Dave Conway of Melody Maker, we assume publishing date to be 1oth April 1980 (A full week before …

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Do They Hurt - 1980

The whole album is made up of spare material from the Product sessions of April 1979, a Brand X without Phil Collins toured this album because Phil was so busy …

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Sounds – 19th April – Bruford Tour advert - 1980

A Tour advert for the up and coming Bruford tour of the UK with support act Brand X (without Phil Collins) published in Sounds 19th April 1980. (Many thanks to …

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Brand X – Do They Hurt – Tour advert April 19th 1980 – Sounds - 1980

An advert for the Brand X “Do They Hurt” UK tour and album! (Thanks to NOV for providing this item)

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Ticket – BX – BB – Loughborough University – Loughborough – 30th April - 1980

Brand X – Do they Hurt Tour – with Bill Bruford supporting them. This is the ticket for the show at Loughborough University, Loughborough, England on the 30th April 1980. …

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Ticket – BX – BB – The Venue – London – 5th May - 1980

Brand X – Do They Hurt Tour Bill Bruford – Gradually Going Tornado Tour A ticket for the show at The Venue in London, England on the 5th May 1980 …

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Ticket – BX and BB – The Locarno – Portsmouth – 20th May - 1980

Do They Hurt tour A ticket for the show at The Locarno in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England on the 20th May 1980. Note: Support act is Bill Bruford who was touring …

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Sounds – BX and Bruford review – 24th May - 1980

John Gill of Sounds reviews one of the three nights that Brand X and Bruford would play at The Venue in London (April and two in May). Its therefore hard …

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Review – BX – Do They Hurt – album review - 1980

Do They Hurt is reviewed in Sounds by Phil Sutcliffe, first published on the 24th May 1980. (Many thanks to Mark Kenyon for this item)

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Guitar Player – John Goodsall and Percy Jones interview – August 1980 - 1980

  John Goodsall and Percy Jones of Brand X are interviewed in this edition of Guitar Player

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Interview – BX – International Musician – September - 1980

Do They Hurt Tour. This is an interview titled: Breaking Down Barriers – interviewer Lynden Barber. John Goodsall, Peter Robinson, Percy Jones and Mike Clarke are interviewed, interview published in …

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1982

Is There Anything About? - 1982

Is There Anything About? – was a contractual release album so it came to be released around 11th September 1982 (according to Uk Chart info website) “Ipanemia” (Goodsall) – 4:13 …

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1996

Brand X – Live at the Roxy L.A. - 1996

This is a live album taken from a Live desk recording of a late performance at The Roxy in L.A on the Product album tour of the USA in September …

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1998

Brand X – Missing Period - 1998

Released originally on the 5th May 1998, if anyone has more accurate information please contact us. (Album re – released by Gonzo Media on the 23rd of September 2013) Dead …

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2003

Brand X – Trilogy – 3 Disc box set - 2003

Trilogy is a 3 Disc box set featuring Manifest Destiny, Disc one of X Communication and a third Disc which sounds like it came from a Live Radio broadcast perhaps …

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Macrocosm – Introducing Brand X - 2003

This is a Virgin records compilation of Brand X material made up of material from the first 6 albums of which includes the live album – Live Stock. Track listing …

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